5 Fathers Day Gift Ideas

It may still seem like it’s a long way off, but Father’s Day will soon be here again. Before you know it, children around the world will be celebrating their dads and the father figures in their lives by showering them with gifts, family-friendly activities and, of course, plenty of love and affection!
While Father’s Day isn’t until June 18th this year, it’s important not to leave things until the last minute. After all, if your little ones are struggling with gift ideas, the chances are that they won’t tell you until the evening before the big day – aren’t kids great like that!
Plan ahead and get organised in plenty of time to make sure you avoid any awkward situations come the morning of Father’s Day. Here are a few great gift ideas to give dad the appreciation he deserves!
Who doesn’t love chocolate? Treat dad to a delicious assortment of his favourite chocolates or indulge him with some luxury chocolates. From creamy white chocolate to rich dark chocolate, there are plenty of options out there to suit every taste.
For an alternative twist, why not get hold of all his favourite chocolates and sweets from his childhood and create a custom hamper? Perfect for nostalgia and reminiscing, he is sure to appreciate the thought behind the gift.
Handmade Gifts
The perfect way to get young kids involved with their Father’s Day gifts, handmade presents can add a truly personal touch to the day. Plus, the options are limitless, meaning that you can easily create something to suit the individual person.
Get out the craft supplies and let the kids loose, unleashing their creative freedom to create a personal gift or handmade card sure to be treasured for many years to come. If you need some inspiration, here are some ideas for crafty handmade Father’s Day gifts.
Contrary to popular belief, flowers aren’t just for women!
A gorgeous bouquet of fresh flowers is perfect for brightening up the home this summer, as well as providing a nice alternative to the traditional ‘socks and chocolates’ gift staple. A simple bouquet in a subtle colour scheme can make a great present this Father’s Day. Simply let the kids pick out their favourite then use flower delivery to ensure their choice arrives in time for the big day.
Hobby Based Gifts
Every dad has a hobby. Whether it is fishing, hiking, music, cycling or something else entirely, there is always something you can get to tie into their favourite pastime.
From themed gifts to accessories to help with their hobby of choice, there are plenty of options for presents that relate to their favourite hobbies.
Personalised Gifts
Many people say that personalised gifts always make the best option, where possible, and it’s not hard to see why they are so popular. Personalised gifts never fall out of favour because that individual touch is what makes the gift extra special. Father’s Day is an occasion set up with the intention of celebrating everything that our dads and father figures do for us, and thanking them is never better than when done in the most personal of ways.
From handmade gifts to bespoke or customised items and personalised presents, personalised gifts are the ones that will be treasured for many years to come. From items engraved with his name or a personal message to personalised photography gifts, or converting your parent's old wedding VHS tape to digital, get personal for a truly memorable present this year.
Of course, these are just a few suggestions. The best gifts come from the heart and are personal to both you and your family, so shop around and do plenty of research to find the perfect presents this Father’s Day.

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